Further wilting of the U.S. Dockers and Signature businesses, coupled with depressed retail environments in Europe and Japan weighed heavily on quarterly and year-end results for Levi Strauss & Co.
While acknowledging 2009 was a “challenging year” for the company, management said it had laid the groundwork to build the business in the coming year by investing in global strategies for the Levi’s and Dockers brands. The company will also be looking to carve out a more meaningful segment of the women’s market.
Hermès is launching a Laundromat pop-up shop in NYC - dubbed Hermèsmatic - where customers can bring their old scarves to be dip-dyed by an expert. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdnews (📷: @donstahl)